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Volcanic activity worldwide 8 Jun 2020: Popocatépetl volcano, Ibu, Reventador, Sangay, Sakurajima, ...

Monday Jun 08, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS

Map of today's active volcanoes
Map of today's active volcanoes
An ash plume from Aso volcano (image: @wischweg/twitter)
An ash plume from Aso volcano (image: @wischweg/twitter)
Dispersed volcanic ash from Sakurajima volcano on 4 June (image: Sakurajima webcam)
Dispersed volcanic ash from Sakurajima volcano on 4 June (image: Sakurajima webcam)
Ash emissions rising from Ibu volcano on 6 June (image: @OysteinLAnderse/twitter
Ash emissions rising from Ibu volcano on 6 June (image: @OysteinLAnderse/twitter
Ash column and incandescent material from Popocatépetl volcano on 4 June (image: CENAPRED)
Ash column and incandescent material from Popocatépetl volcano on 4 June (image: CENAPRED)
Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200608/1800Z FL050 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG:08/1750Z
...7 Jun:
On 5 June at 15:00 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo recorded continuous explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant grey-white plumes that reached 6,000 ft (1,828 m) altitude.
On 2 June a sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions reached to a 1200 tonnes/day.
... [read more]

Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: EXPLODED AT 20200608/1636Z FL090 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG:08/1620Z
...8 Jun:
The activity of the volcano continues at high levels.
On 5 June at 02:10 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo recorded another vigorous eruption that generated a dense dark ash plume, which reached approx. 11,000 ft (3,352 m) altitude. Blocks were ejected as far as 2 km away from the crater.
... [read more]

Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): (7 Jun) On 6 June PVMBG recorded an ash plume that rose 656-2,624 ft (200-800 m) above the summit and drifted north, south and west.
The seismic station records 67 volcano-tectonic earthquakes.
... [read more]

Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: VA EMS HAVE DISP
...8 Jun:
On 5 June CENAPRED recorded two moderate explosions at 23:00 and 23:02 local time. Plumes of ash rose to an altitude of 24,000 ft (7,300 m). Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the south and southwest and causes ash fall on the volcano's slopes.
Scoria is being ejected above the crater and caused avalanches of material.
... [read more]

Sangay (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Reventador (Ecuador): Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: UNABLE TO DETECT

Volcano Activity Summary for 8 Jun 2020:

Currently erupting:

Aso (central Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 7 Jun 2020)
Dukono (Halmahera): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 26 May 2020)
Ebeko (Paramushir Island): the activity of the volcano continues at moderately high; 11,500 ft ash column (updated 1 Jun 2020)
Erebus (Antarctica): active lava lake in summit crater (updated 8 Dec 2014)
Erta Ale (Danakil depression, Ethiopia): new fissure vent on lower ESE flank with new lava flows (updated 19 Aug 2019)
Etna (Sicily, Italy): strombolian activity continues (updated 22 May 2020)
Fuego (Guatemala): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 25 May 2020)
Ibu (Halmahera, Indonesia): explosive activity continues (updated 7 Jun 2020)
Karangetang (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Apr 2020)
Klyuchevskoy (Kamchatka): active lava flow on SE flank, frequent strombolian explosions at summit vent (updated 1 Jun 2020)
Masaya (Nicaragua): minor ashfall (updated 24 Oct 2019)
Merapi (Central Java, Indonesia): intermittent vulcanian explosions, slow lava dome growth with incandescent avalanches in summit crater (updated 4 May 2020)
Nishino-shima (Volcano Islands, Japan): effusive eruption of the volcano continues (updated 3 Jun 2020)
Nyiragongo (DRCongo): new vent on crater floor (updated 7 Aug 2019)
Pacaya (Guatemala): the lava flow has increased (updated 7 Jun 2020)
Popocatépetl (Central Mexico): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jun 2020)
Reventador (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jun 2020)
Sabancaya (Peru): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 Jun 2020)
Sangay (Ecuador): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Santiaguito (Guatemala): actively growing lava dome (updated 11 May 2020)
Semeru (East Java, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 5 Jun 2020)
Shiveluch (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 29 May 2020)
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): lava overflow on Sciara del Fuoco, frequent strombolian explosions (updated 15 Apr 2020)
Yasur (Tanna Island, Vanuatu): minor ash emissions (updated 21 May 2020)

Eruption warning / minor activity:

Barren Island (Indian Ocean): mild explosive activity from summit cone (updated 6 Nov 2019)
Cleveland (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): small explosion; the alert level raised to orange (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Karymsky (Kamchatka): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jun 2020)
Kerinci (Sumatra): activity resumes (updated 16 Apr 2020)
Krakatau (Sunda Strait, Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 May 2020)
Kuchinoerabu-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 8 May 2020)
Nevado del Ruiz (Colombia): explosive activity continues (updated 1 May 2020)
Nevados de Chillán (Central Chile): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 19 May 2020)
Nyamuragira (DRCongo): the eruption continues (updated 12 Nov 2019)
Rincón de la Vieja (Costa Rica): phreatic explosion yesterday (updated 2 Jun 2020)
Sangeang Api (Indonesia): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 28 Dec 2019)
Suwanose-jima (Ryukyu Islands): Volcanic Ash Advisory (updated 1 Jun 2020)
Villarrica (Central Chile): Alert level raised to Orange (updated 30 Jan 2020)

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